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  1. Rogers Hosts Conference for Alternative EducatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | NWAonline

    ... can be like telling them they can go to the moon, she said. Now a consultant, she retired last year as principal of Ashdown New Tradition School. During her 11 years as an administrator in alternative education, she said knocked on doors trying to ...

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  2. Sex Offender Arrested for Kidnapping, Rapes Woman in Staples Parking LotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | FOX16

    ... On Tuesday, around 2:43 pm, a 911 operator got a call that a woman had run from a parked car at an EZ-Mart in Ashdown, AR, screaming to call 911 and that she had been kidnapped. The victim, a 54-year-old-woman, reported that at approximately 11:00 ...

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  3. Police: Sex offender kidnaps, rapes woman from Staples parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | 4029TV.com

    ... into a car and sexually assaulted her, while traveling to Mena. The woman said while refueling at a gas station in Ashdown, she ran from the vehicle and told other patrons to call 911. Later Tuesday afternoon, police said Sylvester was spotted in ...

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  4. Suspect named in NWAR kidnapping incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... she was getting into her car and forced her into his vehicle. The woman was able to escape around 2:30 p.m. at an Ashdown E-Z Mart when the suspect stopped to get gas. Investigators say as another vehicle approached, she was able to get out of ...

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  5. Pitchers come through in bindRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... victory in the second game to earn a split in the Arkansas High School Coaches Association All-Star doubleheader. Ashdown's Kyle Duncan was named Most Valuable Player, while Conway's Kade Jones was named the outstanding player for the East team and ...

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  6. Yesterdays June 24Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Karen Varner, both of Vilonia, Nannette Ramsey of Fonatana, Calif., Sue Davis of Hot Springs and Sharon McGraw of Ashdown (Little River County). They also have 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. George Baker and Nancy Kocourek, First ...

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  7. Portrait of a RediscoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... small-town portrait photographer Michael Disfarmer of Heber Springs, Ark. A recent book by Kim O. Davis, a native of Ashdown, Ark., describes how Disfarmer's portraits have become internationally renowned. Kim O. Davis, an Ashdown, Ark., native, has ...

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  8. Ex-Little River County sheriff pleads no contest to chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    ASHDOWN - A former sheriff in Little River County has pleaded no contest to obstructing a government operation after a purported altercation with the county's current sheriff.

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  9. Ex-Little River County sheriff pleads no contest to chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    ASHDOWN - A former sheriff in Little River County has pleaded no contest to obstructing a government operation after a purported altercation with the county's current sheriff.

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  10. Game and Fish notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Courier

    Ashdown and Greenwood squads snag AYSSP titles JACKSONVILLE - Weather again played havoc with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports state finals.

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  11. Arkansas Primary Runoff Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Gary Gregory won with 53% of the vote. He was in the running against former Sheriff Danny Russell. In the race for Ashdown mayor, Michael Pennington lost to challenger James Sutton who pulled the win with 62% of the vote. The only other county race ...

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    May 31, 2014 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... and, back row from left, instructor Ea... Submitted photo Nearly $16,000 has been awarded in 39 scholarships to 34 Ashdown High School seniors during the recent annual Ashdown Scholarship Tea in Ashdown, Ark. The scholarship committee has awarded ...

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  13. Ashdown, AR eighth graders honor lost classmate at graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... for one Southwest Arkansas school, today's eighth grade commencement was bittersweet. The leaving eighth graders at Ashdown Junior High School had 108 students minus one - Coleman Pearson, who died this school year from Eastern Equine Encephalitis. ...

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  14. Arkansas Lottery Player Wins 4 Times in Decades of Dollars DrawingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | FOX16

    Lottery officials explain how it happened this way: Two tickets purchased in Ashdown, at the EZ Mart on S. Constitution Ave. matched five of the six numbers drawn.

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  15. Church on the Rock to host car show, family cookoutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Texarkana Gazette

    Gazette file photo Church on the Rock and Ricky Smith of Ashdown, Ark., are reflected in the glossy surface of Smith's 1967 Camaro SS during the 2013 car show and family day at the church.

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  16. State BriefsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Baxter Bulletin

    A state police report says 41-year-old Eugenia Vasquez-Aponte died in the collision early Wednesday on Arkansas 32 in Little River County about five miles west of Ashdown.

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  17. Oklahoma City Woman Killed In Arkansas CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... Vasquez-Aponte died in the collision early Wednesday on Arkansas 32 in Little River County about five miles west of Ashdown. The report says the type of vehicle that struck the woman is unknown, but it is believed the vehicle was eastbound at the ...

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  18. Texarkana, AR police seek man wanted for robbery, batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2012 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Charles, E. Hawkins, 22, is wanted for first degree battery and aggravated robbery. The warrants were issued May 15, police said. Hawkins is described as about 6'2," 185 pounds. He was last know to be living in Ashdown, AR, police said.

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  19. Police search for suspects in burglary of WalgreensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Texarkana Gazette

    Photo courtesy of Ashdown Police Department A burglary suspect looks at medications on a shelf at the Ashdown, Ark., Walgreens on Tuesday about 1:43 a.m. An undisclosed amount of drugs were stolen from the store.

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  20. Little River Co. trimming costs after revenue dropRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... and the county will also work to reduce its utility bills. The cutbacks also trickle down to the county jail in Ashdown. Jail Administrator Chad Akins said when the jail was remodeled to meet state standards, skylights were included. "When it ...

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